Asia's Heartbeat arirang

THU, 2014-10-23  KST

arirang Head Menu

Arirang News


Russian forces storm Ukrainian base in Crimea

Updated: 2014-03-20 04:07:53 KST
  • facebook  
  • twitter  
  • googleplus  
  • National print

Now to the latest on the crisis in Ukraine. and the Ukrainian Navy is walking out of its headquarters in Crimea, as Russian troops are sailing in.
Referring to reports of armed attacks against the Ukrainian military in Crimea, U.S. Vice President Joe Biden warned Russia on Wednesday of increasing political and economic isolation if it continues on its path.
But despite the threats, Russian lawmakers are working to ratify a treaty making Crimea part of Russia by the end of the week..
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow on Thursday to seek a peaceful end to the conflict.
South Korea's foreign ministry released a statement Wednesday, saying Korea will not recognize Russia's annexation of Crimea and that it respects the sovereignty and independence of the Ukrainian government.


Reporter : ssung86@arirang.co.kr

Comments

Send Message Send